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AFCON 2019: Hakim Ziyech headlines Morocco's final squad

By Vincent Ashitey
Hakim Ziyech
Hakim Ziyech

Morocco have announced their final squad for the Africa Cup of Nations, which includes Ajax Amsterdam star Hakim Ziyech.

The Atlas Lions are in Group D alongside Namibia, Ivory Coast and South Africa.

Coach Herve Renard’s will men open their campaign with a clash against Namibia before they face South Africa and end off against Ivory Coast.

Full squad:

Goalkeepers: (Malaga, Spain), Yassine Bounou (Girona, Spain), Ahmad Reda Tagnaouti (Wydad Casablanca, Morocco).

Defenders : Marouane Da Costa (Ittihad Djeddah,), Ghanem Saiss (Wolverhampton), Abdelhamid Yunis (Stade Reims), Mehdi Benatia (Al-Duhail Sports,), Achraf Hakimi (Dortmund), Noussair Mazraoui (Ajax Amsterdam), Nabil Dirar (Fenerbahçe Spor Kulübü,).

Midfielders: Karim El Ahmadi Arroussi (Al Ittihad, Saudi), Youssef Aït Bennasser (St-Etienne,), Mehdi Bourabia (Sassuolo), M'barek Boussoufa (Al-Shabab,), Younès Belhanda (Galatasaray,), Fayçal Fajr (Caen), Nordin Amrabat (Al-Nasr,), Hakim Ziyech (Ajax Amsterdam).

Forwards : Youssef En-Nesyri (Leganes), Soufiane Boufal (Celta Vigo), Abderazak Hamad Allah (Al-Nasr), Khalid Boutayeb (Zamalek), Oussama Idrissi (AZ Alkmaar).